The table below looks at the statistics for the Storage Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Storage Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Storage Engineer
Rank 495 525 453
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -72
Contract jobs requiring a Storage Engineer 98 74 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.14% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 42 61
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£350 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £350 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 - £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 - £30.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £30.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51645 52060 44962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.35% 92.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 31339 31560 25761
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2019 2073 2241
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Storage Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Storage Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Storage Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Storage Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK.

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Storage Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Storage Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Storage Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 93 £350 -17.64% 14
London +19 46 £393 -12.77% 4
South East -18 21 £406 +8.33% 4
City of London +26 17 £360 -20.00% 1
West Midlands -8 10 £500 +42.85% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 7 - - 1
Milton Keynes -1 7 - - 1
Hampshire -13 6 - -
Tyne and Wear +8 4 - -
North East +8 4 - -
Surrey +5 4 £340 +15.74% 2
Berkshire +7 3 £438 +2.94% 1
East Midlands -3 3 £258 -31.33% 2
Yorkshire - 2 £300 - 2
Birmingham - 2 £506 -
East of England +17 1 £250 -41.17% 1
Cambridge +5 1 £250 -
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £250 -
North West -23 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £375 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Bedford - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Brentwood - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Essex - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northumberland - - - -

Storage Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Storage Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Storage Engineer in their job title.

1 112 (64.37%) SAN
2 86 (49.43%) VMware
3 79 (45.40%) NetApp
4 76 (43.68%) EMC
5 75 (43.10%) Windows
6 58 (33.33%) Cisco
7 55 (31.61%) Brocade
8 44 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 43 (24.71%) HP
10 38 (21.84%) NAS
11 37 (21.26%) Migration
12 34 (19.54%) Finance
13 29 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
14 28 (16.09%) UNIX
15 26 (14.94%) Security Cleared
16 23 (13.22%) 3PAR
16 23 (13.22%) HPUX
16 23 (13.22%) Linux
17 22 (12.64%) IBM
18 21 (12.07%) Microsoft
18 21 (12.07%) NetBackup
19 20 (11.49%) Red Hat
20 18 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
21 17 (9.77%) Solaris
21 17 (9.77%) Oracle
22 16 (9.20%) ITIL
22 16 (9.20%) Banking
22 16 (9.20%) EMC NetWorker
23 15 (8.62%) Active Directory
24 14 (8.05%) Change Control

Storage Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Storage Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Storage Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.87%) SharePoint
1 5 (2.87%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (2.30%) MS Office
2 2 (1.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.72%) IaaS
2 2 (1.15%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.15%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (0.57%) HP Helion
3 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 112 (64.37%) SAN
2 38 (21.84%) NAS
3 29 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (4.60%) DNS
5 7 (4.02%) DHCP
6 5 (2.87%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.72%) Internet
8 2 (1.15%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.57%) LDAP
9 1 (0.57%) DWDM
9 1 (0.57%) FCoE
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.60%) SQL Server
1 8 (4.60%) Oracle Reports
General
1 34 (19.54%) Finance
2 16 (9.20%) Banking
3 4 (2.30%) Investment Banking
3 4 (2.30%) Law
3 4 (2.30%) Legal
4 1 (0.57%) Games
4 1 (0.57%) Private Banking
4 1 (0.57%) Dutch Language
4 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.15%) Flash
1 2 (1.15%) Middleware
1 2 (1.15%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.75%) Symmetrix
2 9 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.60%) EMC Centera
4 7 (4.02%) Replication
4 7 (4.02%) Symmetrix DMX
5 6 (3.45%) IBM XIV
5 6 (3.45%) CLARiiON
6 5 (2.87%) EqualLogic
7 4 (2.30%) Clustering
8 3 (1.72%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.72%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.15%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.15%) LPAR
9 2 (1.15%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.57%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.57%) Online Games
10 1 (0.57%) Celerra
10 1 (0.57%) iPad
10 1 (0.57%) HP StorageWorks
Operating Systems
1 75 (43.10%) Windows
2 28 (16.09%) UNIX
3 23 (13.22%) HPUX
3 23 (13.22%) Linux
4 17 (9.77%) Solaris
5 13 (7.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (2.87%) SUSE
9 5 (2.87%) Slackware
10 4 (2.30%) AIX
11 2 (1.15%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.15%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.26%) Migration
2 18 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (9.20%) ITIL
4 14 (8.05%) Change Control
5 11 (6.32%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (4.02%) Performance Monitoring
6 7 (4.02%) Performance Management
7 6 (3.45%) Configuration Management
8 5 (2.87%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (2.87%) Capacity Management
8 5 (2.87%) Product Management
9 4 (2.30%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (2.30%) Asset Management
9 4 (2.30%) Data Migration
9 4 (2.30%) Time Management
10 3 (1.72%) Change Management
10 3 (1.72%) Project Management
10 3 (1.72%) E-Commerce
10 3 (1.72%) Mobile Device Management
11 2 (1.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.17%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.60%) Perl
2 8 (4.60%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.30%) SQL
4 1 (0.57%) REXX
4 1 (0.57%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (14.94%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.47%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.32%) DV Cleared
4 8 (4.60%) Degree
5 7 (4.02%) NCDA
6 6 (3.45%) NCIE
7 3 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.15%) MCP
8 2 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.15%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.57%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.57%) EMC Certification
9 1 (0.57%) MOS
9 1 (0.57%) MCSE
9 1 (0.57%) CCNA
9 1 (0.57%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.57%) SLA
1 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 44 (25.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (8.62%) Active Directory
3 13 (7.47%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (5.75%) SRDF
4 10 (5.75%) Hyper-V
5 9 (5.17%) VMware Server
6 8 (4.60%) VMware ESX
7 6 (3.45%) vSphere
8 5 (2.87%) NFS
9 3 (1.72%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (1.15%) Firmware
10 2 (1.15%) XenApp
10 2 (1.15%) XenServer
11 1 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.57%) Xen
11 1 (0.57%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 21 (12.07%) NetBackup
2 16 (9.20%) EMC NetWorker
3 12 (6.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 11 (6.32%) Tivoli
5 6 (3.45%) Legato
5 6 (3.45%) ARCserve
5 6 (3.45%) SCOM
6 4 (2.30%) HP Data Protector
6 4 (2.30%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.72%) OpenView
8 2 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.15%) SCCM
8 2 (1.15%) Data Guard
8 2 (1.15%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.57%) Puppet
9 1 (0.57%) PureDisk
9 1 (0.57%) Nagios
9 1 (0.57%) EMC Navisphere
9 1 (0.57%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 86 (49.43%) VMware
2 79 (45.40%) NetApp
3 76 (43.68%) EMC
4 58 (33.33%) Cisco
5 55 (31.61%) Brocade
6 43 (24.71%) HP
7 23 (13.22%) 3PAR
8 22 (12.64%) IBM
9 21 (12.07%) Microsoft
10 20 (11.49%) Red Hat
11 17 (9.77%) Oracle
12 12 (6.90%) FalconStor
13 10 (5.75%) Dell
14 8 (4.60%) SAP
15 7 (4.02%) Hitachi
16 6 (3.45%) Isilon
16 6 (3.45%) CA
17 5 (2.87%) Citrix
17 5 (2.87%) Compaq
17 5 (2.87%) SGI
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